Desert Research and Extension Center
Desert Research and Extension Center
Desert Research and Extension Center
University of California
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California AG in the Classroom Conference Grant


Through the generous donations of the Imperial County Farm Bureau, Imperial County Vegetable Growers Association, Farm Credit West, California Women for Agriculture Imperial County Chapter, and Imperial Valley Water there are a limited number of grants available to Imperial County Educators!

These grants are to support the integration of agriculture into regular classroom instruction or after-school programs with an academic focus. May be used for initiating new projects or to expand existing projects that promote ag literacy in Imperial County. Grants can be used to fund innovative lessons, activities, classroom resources, guest speakers, outreach programs, field trips, and other projects.


  • Attend the FREE Virtual California Ag in the Classroom Conference September 24-25, 2021 Visit the CA Ag In the Classroom website for more information on the Conference Learn about the importance of educating our youth about food and fiber through all subject areas with a focus on adapting in a distance learning environment.
  • TK -12th-grade teachers (all subject areas)
  • Currently teaching in an Imperial County School in the 2020-21 school year
  • Submit application by October 29, 2021
  • Commitment to identifying resources to integrate agriculture into core content and instruction
  • Willing to present to sponsoring organizations on how you will integrate agriculture into your classroom

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2020 Grant Receipients

The below graphics spotlight the work of the 2020 Ca Ag in the Classroom grant recipients in Imperial County, CA.

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